Teddy Shalon has over 30 years of experience as an accomplished entrepreneur, executive, and investor focusing on multidisciplinary technology based ventures. At the age of 22, Teddy started his first company, which developed surgical devices. He then moved on to medical informatics and founded Ivy Technologies, serving as its President and CTO. Following the acquisition of Ivy by Nestlé, he co-founded a life science incubator, Metaphase, where he oversaw all technical and clinical developments. He later became a cofounding Chairman of Synteni, a developer of microarrays for measuring gene expression.
More recently, Teddy founded iWhisper — an obesity control device company; AirXpanders — a reconstructive surgery device company; and Osteogenix — an orthobiologic company.
Teddy holds an MS in Computer Science, a BA in Physics, and a BS in Electrical Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis.